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Japanese Soccer Player Yokoyama Comes Out as Transgender

Japanese Soccer Player Yokoyama Comes Out as Transgender

NEWS | By Mari Yamaguchi | Jun 23
Japanese soccer player Kumi Yokoyama said they are transgender — a revelation praised in the U.S. where they play in the National Women's Soccer League but an identity not legally recognized in Japan.

Uber Eats Tackles App Profile Issue that Outs Trans Drivers

Uber Eats Tackles App Profile Issue that Outs Trans Drivers

NEWS | By Roxana Hegeman | Jun 23
A civil rights group warned Uber Eats that its app profiles place transgender drivers at risk of harassment and violence, prompting the company to apologize Tuesday.

'THTH's' Harry Jowsey Nearly Goes Full Frontal in IG Post

'THTH's' Harry Jowsey Nearly Goes Full Frontal in IG Post

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 22
Harry Jowsey nearly went full-frontal in a trio of pics from his bathroom. The break-out personality from the first season of Netflix's "Too Hot to Handle" posed in a low-slung bath towel with the words: "Just in time for summer."

Watch: Joy Behar Apologizes for Crude Carl Nassib Joke

Watch: Joy Behar Apologizes for Crude Carl Nassib Joke

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 22
Joy Behar of "The View" found herself in hot water after making a crude joke about Carl Nassib's coming out on Tuesday.

Frameline45, Part 2: Folks, Fun and Fate

Frameline45, Part 2: Folks, Fun and Fate

ARTS & CULTURE | By Brian Bromberger | Jun 22
One idiosyncrasy of Frameline45 is that the international films are superior to the US/English language movies, especially because of their daring content. Check out our second batch of notable narrative films, including a few cinematic jewels.

Trans Oil Heir Nats Getty Proudly Shows His Abs (and Surgery Scars)

Trans Oil Heir Nats Getty Proudly Shows His Abs (and Surgery Scars)

ENTERTAINMENT | Jun 22
Oil heir Nats Getty came out as trans and non-binary five months ago. This week he posted to Instagram a photo shoot that proudly showed off his abs and top surgery scars.

'Drag Race' Judge Michelle Visage Puts the Spotlight on Abrosexuality

'Drag Race' Judge Michelle Visage Puts the Spotlight on Abrosexuality

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Kilian Melloy | Jun 22
There's a whole spectrum of sexualities and orientations beyond "LGBTQ," and "Drag Race" judge and pop star Michelle Visage has been posting about some of them.

How Wells Fargo Embodies LGBTQ Pride Beyond Flags and Festivals

How Wells Fargo Embodies LGBTQ Pride Beyond Flags and Festivals

NEWS | By Matthew Wexler | Jun 22
From the early days of the AIDS crisis to financial planning for same-sex couples and diversity within its workforce, Wells Fargo continues to be at the forefront of advocating for and supporting the queer community.

Sports Figures, Celebrities Show Their Love for Carl Nassib

Sports Figures, Celebrities Show Their Love for Carl Nassib

NEWS | Jun 22
Carl Nassib made history yesterday as the first active player in the NFL to come out as gay. Fellow NFL players and celebrities praised his disclosure.

On the Record with Lorant Duzgun

On the Record with Lorant Duzgun

ARTS & CULTURE | By Anthony T. Eaton | Jun 22
Lorant Duzgun, producer, professional DJ and owner of Royal Advisor Records, about the impact of COVID, New York'c club scene, and how he came to be a DJ.


News

Caitlyn Jenner Teams up With God to Woo California Voters

Caitlyn Jenner Teams up With God to Woo California Voters

POLITICS | Jun 22
Caitlyn Jenner, the high-profile candidate in the California recall election, took to the airwaves with a new campaign ad that tells voters what ails them: Too many regulations and not enough time worshipping God (as she does).


Business

Flower Power: Flower Co.'s Weed Delivery Blossoms in California

Flower Power: Flower Co.'s Weed Delivery Blossoms in California

HOME | By Emell Adolphus | Jun 22
It's been five years since California led the charge with legalizing marijuana. Companies are now capitalizing on the delivery model to connect consumers to the best weed strains the market offers.


Finance

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

Liz Weston: How to Harness Your HSA's Superpowers

By Liz Weston, NerdWallet | Jun 22
High-deductible health insurance plans have hidden superpowers that make them a great way for some people to create a tax-free pot of money for retirement or other long-term goals.


Cars

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

Nissan CEO Promises Turnaround for Disgruntled Shareholders

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Jun 22
Nissan Chief Executive Makoto Uchida pleaded for patience from disgruntled shareholders Tuesday and promised a turnaround at the Japanese automaker.


Style

In a Sea of Rosé, These Pinks Pop

In a Sea of Rosé, These Pinks Pop

FOOD/DRINK | By Kelsy Chauvin | Jun 22
Don't worry if pink isn't your color. In the steamy days of summer, rosé is the perfect wine to revive and refresh, whether you're sipping poolside or at a beach, picnic or barbecue.


Health/Fitness

US Hits Encouraging Milestones on Virus Deaths and Shots

US Hits Encouraging Milestones on Virus Deaths and Shots

NATIONAL | By Michael Kunzelman | Jun 22
COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. have dipped below 300 a day for the first time since the early days of the disaster in March 2020, while the drive to put shots in arms hit another encouraging milestone Monday: 150 million Americans fully vaccinated.


Travel

Tourism Boom Pressures Tibet's Historic Sites

Tourism Boom Pressures Tibet's Historic Sites

By Mark Schiefelbein, Sam McNeil | Jun 21
Tourism is booming in Tibet as more Chinese travel in-country because of the coronavirus pandemic, posing risks to the region's fragile environment and historic sites.


Nightlife

Submerge Swim Party @ The W Hollywood :: June 19, 2021

Submerge Swim Party @ The W Hollywood :: June 19, 2021

PHOTO ALBUMS | Jun 20
Over the unofficial LA Pride weekend, the hot men and women of Southern California showed off their summer bodies at the Submerge Swim Party, part of the Velvet Dreams weekend at the W Hollywood.